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July 13, 2020
Primark has rejected tens of millions of pounds from the British government. The department store announced over the weekend that it would not take advantage of the country’s funding scheme, which would’ve provided it 30 million pounds, or nearly $38 million at current exchange, for bringing back its furloughed workers. “I can confirm that Primark...
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LONDON – Yet another British fast fashion retailer, Quiz, has launched a probe into one of its factories in Leicester, England, a city that is quickly making a name as the country’s sweatshop capital. Quiz, which is headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland and is quoted on the London Stock Exchange, said  Monday it is investigating “an...
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Q: It seems like every day I’m reading about new retail bankruptcies and it really has me down. As a small business owner, how can I stay motivated to keep my business improving? Are you seeing a different outlook among smaller apparel stores? Steve Pruitt: You’re right, the news can be depressing, which is why...
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